The Appalachian

Momentum hosts fall dance showcase, prepares for spring performance

Marlen Cardenas, Reporter

February 5, 2020

The 2020 Momentum fall dance showcase included eight energetic group dances to artists including BANKS and Twenty One Pilots, and two performances from NouN Improv. The showcase went from Jan. 31 to Feb. 2 in the varsity gym. The...

Raleigh-based band brings alternative sounds to Legends

Ethan Murphy, Reporter

February 5, 2020

A mannequin with a microphone, space-filling guitar loops and room-rocking bass lines set the stage for the show at Legends Jan. 30. Originally from Raleigh, the band Blue Frequency played two sets consisting of all original son...

Dance Marathon aims to raise over $40,000 for local nonprofits

Abi Pepin, Senior Political Correspondant

February 5, 2020

When people hear about a dance marathon, they often think about a huge dance party. While that may be the case, the App State Dance Marathon committees plan months in advance to raise money for local nonprofit organizations....

Signs, Wonders, Blunders: campus organization discusses climate change through art

Camryn Collier, A&C Reporter

November 7, 2019

A partnership between campus program Climate Stories Collaborative and creative research project Dear Climate is bringing a new “playful and enigmatic” art installation to campus, co-founder of Dear Climate Una Chaudhari s...

Lavender House rings in Halloween with Spooky Soiree

Elaina Woodlief, Reporter

October 31, 2019

Spooky snacks, house hauntings and chilling tunes brought the Halloween spirit to the Valle Crucis Lavender House’s Spooky Soiree.  On Oct. 25, the Lavender House transformed from historic to haunted, full of spider webs and ot...

The Appalachian Theatre spooks Boone with first film screening

Meredith Nanney, Reporter

October 30, 2019

The Appalachian Theatre of the High Country put a spell on Boone on Oct. 25-26 with screenings of the Halloween film “Hocus Pocus.” This was the first film the theater has shown since reopening this month. Moviegoers o...

Spooky Duke 2019

Spooky Duke 2019

October 29, 2019

Culture, not Costume 2019

Culture, not Costume 2019

October 29, 2019